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Police searching for Wells Fargo bank robber

Spokane police are searching for a man who used a hand gun to rob a Wells Fargo bank Tuesday afternoon.

Spokeswoman Monique Cotton said the man entered the bank at 2910 E. 30th Ave. just after 2 p.m., brandishing a hand gun and demanding money.

He left the bank with an undisclosed amount of money.

The suspect is described as a light-skinned black man, about 5-feet-9-inches tall and in his mid-20s. He was wearing an orange shirt, black pants and a bandana over his face.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Check at (509) 456-2233.

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